Synapse Phones allows you to Custom built Android 2.2 Handset

By | October 24th, 2010



A German startup company, Synapse Phones, allows you to select specifications of your Android 2.2 handset and it will be delivered in Q1 2011 at your doorstep (cool isn’t it?). The handset with basic features comes at a price of € 299 and can be push to the limits, that will cost you a handsome amount of about € 680. The company also gives you the option to choose between capacitive touchscreen and physical button and offer the handset in two colors i.e. Black and White. Here’s a quick display of minimum and maximum specs (you are free to choose in-between).

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Baseline Specifications:

  • 1 GHz Processor
  • Android 2.2 (Froyo) OS
  • 4 inch multitouch screen with 480×800 WVGA resolution
  • Three built-in microphones (Telephone, camera and noise-reduction)
  • Proximity sensor
  • Ambient light sensor
  • Accelerometer sensor
  • Compass
  • A-GPS
  • Bluetooth (2.1)
  • microSD expansion Slot

Minimum Added Specifications:

  • 3G – GSM Quadband and HSDPA with 14.4Mbs down
  • 5 MP camera with 720p HD recording
  • 4 GB of Built-in Memory
  • 256 MB of RAM
  • 4 GB SD card (You have to buy it)
  • 1200 mAh battery
  • Price: Euro 299

Maximum Added Specifications:

  • 4G – GSM Quadband and WiMAX
  • WLAN b/g/n
  • 12 MP Camera with 720 HD Video recording
  • Xenon Flash with back camera
  • 2 MP Front Camera
  • 3.5 mm Audio-Out
  • FM Radio
  • Mini-HDMI Out
  • DVB-T (Mobile Television)
  • 32 GB of Built-in Memory
  • 1024 MB of RAM
  • 32 GB SD Card (making a total storage of 64 GB)
  • 1500 mAh
  • Price: Euro 674

The baseline specs along with minimum added features cost only about $415 which isn’t a bad deal for a 4.0 inch Android phone. The fact that you couldn’t order the phone for most of the times due to heavy load on company’s-servers makes this startup a successful one. This is nice idea and I’m sure people would embrace it. Order your Synapse Phone today.